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Should DU block Twitter? [View all] Ptah Oct 2022 OP
No, why? Elessar Zappa Oct 2022 #1
I'd be content if we blocked posts that are nothing but a linked tweet Orrex Oct 2022 #2
Agree claudette Oct 2022 #5
Yes agree Meowmee Oct 2022 #49
Only if it evolves into an extremist right wing platform JohnSJ Oct 2022 #3
Don't think Twitter should be blocked, sop Oct 2022 #4
No. Let each DUer choose to read/follow a twitter link as they please. vlyons Oct 2022 #6
How do I delete it? Am sick of reading second hand twits. True Blue American Oct 2022 #9
It took me a while to figure out how vlyons Oct 2022 #15
If they bring Trump and his lies back, yes! True Blue American Oct 2022 #7
I found the undo button. True Blue American Oct 2022 #25
"Keep your friends close and your enemies closer" Sun-Tzu BlueGreenLady Oct 2022 #8
Fine, but no one ever said, "Give your enemies a great big platform and tons of legitimacy." Scrivener7 Oct 2022 #28
Does that apply to Freerepublic, too? Wednesdays Oct 2022 #58
I don't like censorship iemanja Oct 2022 #10
Of course, there's usually no way to tell prior to opening the post Orrex Nov 2022 #59
That sounds fair iemanja Nov 2022 #60
So we should have blinders on and not discuss the threats coming from these sites as well as the hlthe2b Oct 2022 #11
Would OANN be better if we brought everything they say here? Would your life be better if that Scrivener7 Oct 2022 #31
Where did I even imply "bringing everything over"? DUers NEVER HAVE. Hyperbole, much? hlthe2b Oct 2022 #32
The OP is asking what people think. He's not suggesting anything. Scrivener7 Oct 2022 #33
Failure to know your enemy is to defeat oneself. That does not imply bringing "massive quanitities" hlthe2b Oct 2022 #37
DUers DID put up with that. For years. Multiple insane tfg posts per day. Do you feel defeated Scrivener7 Oct 2022 #43
As I said REPEATEDLY. Admins programmed features for dupes & unwanted contact as simple as hlthe2b Oct 2022 #44
You seem to be upset with me personally, which I have given you no reason to be. So I will Scrivener7 Oct 2022 #46
You directed your posts to me. I answered them and corrected your misunderstandings or what hlthe2b Oct 2022 #47
I am not suggesting, just wondering what others think. Ptah Oct 2022 #42
I voted no by mistake True Blue American Oct 2022 #12
You can change your vote at any time. iemanja Oct 2022 #14
I tried, nothing.:) True Blue American Oct 2022 #22
First unclick the no iemanja Oct 2022 #27
Thanks, I found it True Blue American Oct 2022 #48
It's the damned vote-changing satellites! Effete Snob Oct 2022 #16
+1 2naSalit Oct 2022 #30
No RobertMcNamara Oct 2022 #13
Exept it isn't face to face and magats give a Fork less about anything anyone else calls them out on msfiddlestix Oct 2022 #19
I voted Yes, but I see a lot of No votes. Why would anyone here support Elon Musk and the Magats msfiddlestix Oct 2022 #17
only if other media is held to the same standard bigtree Oct 2022 #18
For what reason? MarineCombatEngineer Oct 2022 #20
No but I'd support banning... AkFemDem Oct 2022 #21
That is my objection! True Blue American Oct 2022 #23
No. Ocelot II Oct 2022 #24
DU should block tweets from tfg. We've done just fine without them all this time and he has NEVER Scrivener7 Oct 2022 #26
the majority of the news makers inform us there bigtree Oct 2022 #38
Clearly, your mileage varies, but I don't feel I'm missing anything. Because I actually read Scrivener7 Oct 2022 #41
twitter doesn't write the articles, the folks posting them on twitter do, though bigtree Oct 2022 #45
The platform isn't going away LeftInTX Oct 2022 #51
But it is going to be run by a South African libertarian who doesn't give a shit about Scrivener7 Oct 2022 #53
This message was self-deleted by its author Scrivener7 Oct 2022 #29
IMO absolutely not. MuseRider Oct 2022 #34
Prediction! GreenWave Oct 2022 #35
It may end up being a moot point MissMillie Oct 2022 #36
I'm pretty sure they'll stay...Twitter is "too big to fail" LeftInTX Oct 2022 #50
I will no longer open a twitter link, but I don't think that the DU should do the same as policy. Chainfire Oct 2022 #39
This message was self-deleted by its author Chainfire Oct 2022 #40
Wow......we are adults! Lighten up! USALiberal Oct 2022 #52
Wow, what about books too? Emile Oct 2022 #54
And TV. Ptah Oct 2022 #57
I asked EarlG if there could be some way for us to trash Twitter on DU. Scrivener7 Oct 2022 #55
That is good news. Ptah Oct 2022 #56
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